On This Day

What Happened on November 25, 1923

Famous Birthdays

  • Art Wall Jr, American golfer (Masters 1959), born in Honesdale, Pennsylvania (d. 2001)
  • Jaap van Meekren, Dutch TV host (AVRO/RTL4)
  • Mauno Koivisto, President of Finland (1982-94), born in Turku (d. 2017)

Famous Weddings

Frank Capra

Film director Frank Capra (26) weds actress Helen Howell in San Francisco, California

Famous Deaths

  • Ernst Debes, German cartographer (Moon Atlas), dies at 83
  • Syd Callaway, cricket all-round (3 Tests for Australia 1891-95), dies
1923 Highlights

About November 25, 1923

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 98 years and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Sagittarius